Morning on the Farm (1899) by Trevor Lloyd Williams

New BBC Radio 4  series starts Monday 23rd – Friday 27th November 2015 each day at 1.45 pm (except Wednesday 25th at 3.45pm) This programme will be available shortly after broadcast.

Cerys Matthews and Tristram Penna use their music industry careers to examine the legacy and stories behind some of the first Gramophone records recorded in Britain from 1898-1902.

Listen to the Chairman of the Gramophone Company, Trevor Williams recording his party piece of farmyard animal sounds -1899

Early recordings are courtesy of the EMI Archive Trust.

A Sue Clark Production for BBC Radio 4.